In Prisoner of Her Past, Sonia, a Holocaust survivor, lives in a nursing home, and has unusual trouble dealing with her life. She can't escape her past, yet it's impossible for her to confront it.
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All of the classes I teach at the two community colleges where I am employed are writing classes. I try to make my courses more than just a series of how-to sessions about comma placement -- I inject the concept of critical thinking.
Prisoner of Her Past is a moving portrait of a son trying to understand his mother, and a reminder that the severity of a psychological scar is determined by the wound's initial treatment.
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